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BJ02A0041 Master's Thesis and Seminar, 30 cr 
Code BJ02A0041  Validity 01.08.2017 -
Name Master's Thesis and Seminar  Abbreviation Master's Thesis 
Credits30 cr   
TypeBasic studies  
ClassMaster's Thesis   
  Grading scaleStudy modules 0-5,P/F 
 
Organisation LUT School of Engineering Science 

Teachers
Name
Ritva Tuunila 

Description by Study Guide
Note 

Location: kokonaan verkossa / full digi

Course is for the students planning to do their Master's thesis in the academic year 2019-2020. Course is taught fully on-line and open for the whole year. Note! Beside the thesis, there are some obligatory assignments that are evaluated twice a year, once in the autumn and once in the springtime./Edited 13.8.19/ml

 

 

 
Year 

M.Sc. (Tech.) 2

 
Period 

Non-stop/Edited 13.8.19/ml

 
Teaching Language 

English

 
Teacher(s) in Charge 

Head of the degree programme, D.Sc. (Tech.) Ritva Tuunila
Supervisors of thesis work

 
Aims 

Upon completion of the module, the student will be able to: - define a research problem or design task - select appropriate theories and methods for a restricted research problem or design task in the field - can find and use critically data, information and knowledge in the field, and estimate their reliability - apply his/her chemical engineering knowledge to solve a restricted research problem or carry out a design task - apply his creativity to find new solutions or in best case to generate a new theory or new technology - report the results in writing and orally and participate in a scientific discussion.

 
Contents 

The thesis is a research or design project. Students must demonstrate the ability to complete the project independently and following a plan. A report is prepared following the LUT instructions for the Master’s thesis.

 
Teaching Methods 

On-line lectures, Moodle Quizes and Assignments related to lecture material 10 h. The thesis, which is connected to a seminar with other thesis students and their instructors 770 h. Seminar practices are announced separately each academic year. Total workload 780 h.

 
Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No) 

No

 
Examination in Moodle (Yes/No) 

No

 
Examination in Exam (Yes/No) 

No

 
Assessment scale and assessment methods 

0-5, Master’s thesis 100%.

 
Course Materials 

On-line material in Moodle

 
Prerequisites 

B.Sc. degree

 
Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No) 

No

 
Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No) 

No

 


Current and upcoming courses
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Timing
Register Master's Thesis and Seminar  COURSE  30  Ritva Tuunila 
02.09.19 -17.04.20 -

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